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Tech Timeouts


Tech timeouts are periods where ITaaS staff are unable to implement non-emergency changes which may affect the usability of campus services (M365, Canvas, SIS etc.).
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When do Tech Timeouts take place?

Tech timeouts occur during the Fall and Spring semesters. There are two tech timeout periods per semester. 

The scheduled tech timeouts are: 

Fall Semester:

Period 1

  • Begins: Monday before Labor Day beginning at 12:01 AM. 
  • Ends: Monday after Labor Day, ends at 11:59 PM 

Period 2

  • Begins: 11:59 PM on December 10th.
  • Ends: 11:59 PM on December 30th. 

Spring Semester:

Period 1

  • Begins: January 15th starting at 12:01 AM.
  • Ends: February 5th. at 11:59 PM

Period 2

  • Begins: May 1st at 11:59 PM.
  • Ends: May 25th at 11:59 PM.

You can find the Academic Year calendars by clicking the following link and selecting the University: 

UW Academic Calendars 

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Keywordstech, timeout   Doc ID132148
OwnerLuke N.GroupUW–Shared Services
Created2023-10-17 12:16:18Updated2023-10-20 08:08:06
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